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Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Loyalty Islands on Wednesday, 1 November 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Loyalty Islands on Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake  - Loyalty Islands on Wednesday, 1 November 2017
Date & time: Wed, 1 Nov 02:23:57 UTC
Magnitude: 6.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.58°S / 168.9°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Eastern Gemini Seamount (158 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 1 Nov
Wed, 1 Nov 02:23 UTCM 6.6 / 11 km LOYALTY ISLANDS[Map]EMSC
Wed, 1 Nov 02:23 UTCM 6.6 / 10 km- 103km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Brighton, MI / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt 3 small bumps in floor few seconds apart.
Wolvega, Netherland (16246.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(20.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): 10 secondes
New caledonia, Goro Yaté / MMI IV (Light shaking): last earthquake at 13h20
Nouméa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Having a rest on the sofa and fell a long little shake
NOUMEA / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (266 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ressenti depuis Nouméa. 3ème étage. Il a aussi fait trembler bruyamment les portes coulissantes du placard pendant une petite minute. (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (265 km W from epicenter)(no details): J'ai juste senti ma chaise osciller, plusieurs fois (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (265 km W from epicenter)(no details): Effect during 15 sec (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 19 Nov
Sun, 19 Nov 09:25 UTCM 6.3 / 10 km - [info] (172 km)Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
(66.3 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Nouméa baie des citrons (251 km W from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shaked for almost 10 seconds. Doors swinging objects moving walls craking. And it moved 3 times again but much more lightly since the first big shake (via app)
Lifou Island (171.1 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (255 km W from epicenter)(no details): Senti en étant assis au sol sur anse vata un léger mouvement de sol (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (256 km W from epicenter)(no details): cetait vraiment impressionnant (via EMSC)
La Coulee (New Caledonia) (243 km W from epicenter)(no details): Depuis quelques temps, il y a une recrudescence des tremblements de terres. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 19 Nov 15:09 UTCM 6.5 / 10 km - [info] (180 km)Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Yakima wa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): In bed with husband already awake felt a jolt and than like I had fallen. What freaked me out is my husband felt it to. So we hurried and turned on the news. Been looking for answers today.
Nouméa baie des citrons (235.7 km W from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Ça a fait tout trembler a la maison ça a tellemnt tremblé que ça nous a reveillé en panique ça nous a meme couper internet jusqu a 7h ce matin. Ça commence a etre inquitant en en a ressentit 6 depuis 20h30 hier (via app)
Nouméa Magenta / MMI III (Weak shaking): Awake me as I was sleeping
(New Caledonia) (244 km W from epicenter)(no details): 10 secondes ça nous a réveillé. Pas de dégâts. (via EMSC)
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (244 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt in Baie de Citrons. At the 3rd floor of Hotel bed shaking for more than 3 seconds. (via EMSC)
Plum (New Caledonia) (225 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Portes de placards qui tremblaient.Réveillée pendant mon sommeil ! Impressionant :-( (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 19 Nov 22:43 UTCM 6.8 / 10 km - [info] (168 km)Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Nouméa (247 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Loyalty Island Lifou (166.1 km NW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fort ressenti. Les fenêtres ont tremblé. (via app)
Noumea / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Three earthquakes in 12 hours felt by almost everybody in the city. It's quite rare here.
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (261 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Senti a Motor Pool (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (261 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ressentie à Nouméa quelques vibrations TV qui bougeait (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (261 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Bien ressenti au centre ville (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 20 Nov
Mon, 20 Nov 00:09 UTCM 6.1 / 10 km - [info] (178 km)Loyalty Islands
[Map]
GFZ
Dumbea / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Noumea (243.9 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(243.9 km W from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(New Caledonia) (266 km W from epicenter)(no details): Courtes et faibles secousses moins de 5 secondes à Païta. (via EMSC)
Nouméa (New Caledonia) (254 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bonne secousse sur boulari encore et encore (via EMSC)
Noumea (New Caledonia) (262 km W from epicenter)(no details): Pareil il y a une heure de cela. L'ordinateur à bouger... à ducos! (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Fri, 1 Dec
Fri, 1 Dec 04:31 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km - [info] (179 km) LOYALTY ISLANDS
[Map]
EMSC
Fri, 1 Dec 07:05 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info] (179 km)- 78km E of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Sun, 10 Dec
Sun, 10 Dec 17:30 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (205 km)- 49km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 14 Dec
Thu, 14 Dec 20:36 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km - [info] (74 km)Vanuatu Islands[Map]GFZ
Mon, 18 Dec
Mon, 18 Dec 16:25 UTCM 5.1 / 9.8 km - [info] (164 km)- 119km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 25 Dec
Mon, 25 Dec 10:21 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (156 km)- 104km E of Tadine, New Caledonia
[Map]
USGS
Wed, 10 Jan
Wed, 10 Jan 05:12 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (153 km)- 127km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS
Wed, 10 Jan 05:17 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (158 km)- 136km ESE of Tadine, New Caledonia[Map]USGS

 

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